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Patriarchate of Venezia {Venice}

Patriarchatus Venetiarum



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Bishop(s)

  • Francesco Moraglia, Patriarch

Suffragan Dioceses

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Patriarchate
  • Elevated: 8 October 1451
  • Patriarchal See
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Italy
  • Square Kilometers: 871 (336 Square Miles)
  • Conference Region: Triveneto
  • Official Web Site: http://www.venezia.chiesacattolica.it/
  • Mailing Address: Curia Patriarcale, S. Marco 320/a, 30124 Venezia, Italia
  • Telephone: 041.270.24.11
  • Fax: 041.270.24.20

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Diocese of Olivolo or Rialto
774ErectedDiocese of Olivolo or Rialto (erected)
Diocese of Castello
1091Name ChangedDiocese of Olivolo or Rialto Diocese of Castello
Patriarchate of Venezia {Venice}
8 October 1451ElevatedDiocese of Castello
Patriarchate of Grado (suppressed)
Patriarchate of Venezia {Venice} (became a Patriarchal See)
1466Territory AddedDiocese of Equilio (suppressed) Patriarchate of Venezia {Venice}
1818Territory AddedDiocese of Torcello (Turris) (suppressed) Patriarchate of Venezia {Venice}

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
Patriarchate of Venezia {Venice}
1950376,200382,31698.4%2302564867746662,87574ap1951
1969430,000432,91599.3%2813216027143511,680121ap1971
1980451,000465,00097.0%2582985568114281,450126ap1981
1990419,200437,50095.8%241263504831123731,323128ap1991
2000368,157373,56098.6%22516939493429239879128ap2001
2001366,292371,87098.5%21617639293425247819128ap2002
2002365,030370,55898.5%21417639093523239790128ap2003
2003362,814368,33998.5%21917539492023233763128ap2004
2004365,332370,89598.5%22616639293131227736128ap2005
2011349,163376,65992.7%23615739388827224558128ap2012
2012348,922376,39992.7%23315939289027228539128ap2013

Note: Any changes in boundaries over time are not indicated in the above table.


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Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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